Allan J Gold

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Allan J Gold
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Category: Health

The Elderly, House and Home: A Moving Experience!**

The Elderly, House and Home: A Moving Experience!**   1 Gold’s Legal Minute*GLM* By Allan Gold, lawyer Montreal and elder law attorney Vol. 14, #9 – October 31, 2023 OPENING A house is where you live. It’s important. It’s the center of your world. It’s even more important when you’re older and you stay closer […]

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Senior: Going From a Worker to Unworkable – What Then?*

Gold’s Legal Minute**GLM** By Allan Gold lawyer Montreal and elder law attorney Vol. 14, #8 – Sept. 30, 2023 OPENING Work is generally good for physical and mental health and well-being. In contrast, worklessness is associated with poorer physical and mental health and well-being. Since a job takes up a majority of your time, it […]

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Mercy Killer Guilty BUT “They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?” (a reaction to the David Hunter decision)

>>Mercy Killer Guilty BUT “They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?” I say, “Since Carter, new legislation, Canada should adjust the law on euthanasia.” << A NOTE FROM ALLAN GOLD– I’m a lawyer Montreal, elder law attorney, passionate about the well-being of seniors. As you know, I’ve started a new series of articles on Elder law. David […]

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Eldercare / Legal Incapacity : This Family Feud Might Invade Office/Boardroom!

    >>Today, I’m going to tackle the daunting problem of Eldercare/Legal Incapacity. More particularly, I’m speaking about the legal tug-of-war which might erupt between a senior, relatives, partners /major shareholders, etc. when there’s an aging business founder-owner in declining health. At it’s center, a file such as this might have a ‘pal’-caregiver wrongful dismissal […]

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“Mental disorder – Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) for those whose sole underlying medical condition is a mental illness?” There’s a quote attributed to anthropologist Margaret Mead.

Gold’s Legal Minute*GLM* By Allan Gold, lawyer Montreal and elder law attorney Vol. 14, #4 – June 28, 2023 I must raise a point of order. I’m a lawyer Montreal, elder law attorney, passionate about the well-being of seniors. I have something important to add to my previous post titled, “Mental disorder – Medical Assistance […]

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I say, “No to Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) for those whose sole underlying medical condition is a mental illness.”

A NOTE FROM ALLAN GOLD -I’m a lawyer Montreal, elder law attorney, passionate about the well-being of seniors. As you know, I’ve started a new series of articles on Elder law. On the subject of elderly mental health problems, I’m today addressing the topic of MAiD for sufferors of a mental disorder. Gold’s Legal Minute*GLM* […]

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Suicide as an escape option, it’s the wrong choice. Part 2.

Vol. 10, #9 – June 21, 2018  –  ALLAN GOLD’S BLOG Third blog post of series on Elder Law for seniors and their families, particularly spouses, adult children, caregivers, etc. BLOG ALERT! We have interrupted the business series to bring you in this space another series, this one on Elder Law, another area of specialization of […]

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Suicide as an escape option, it’s the wrong choice.

Vol. 10, #8 – June 14, 2018  –  ALLAN GOLD’S BLOG Second blog post of series on Elder Law for seniors and their families, particularly spouses, adult children, caregivers, etc. BLOG ALERT! We have interrupted the business series to bring you in this space another series, this one on Elder Law, another area of specialization of […]

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